Analyst Ratings for TopBuild Corp. (BLD)

Updated: 2017-07-27

TopBuild Corp. (NYSE:BLD) was awarded an average rating of Overweight from investment analysts following the stock. BLD had previously received a consensus rating of Overweight a month ago.

Of the 6 analysts covering the stock, 4 gave it a buy rating, 0 gave an overweight rating, 2 gave a hold rating, 0 gave an underweight rating, and 0 issued a sell rating. Compared to three months ago, there has been an increase of 0 in the number of analysts with a positive outlook on the stock. During this time, the number of analysts bearish on the stock has increased by 0.

Investment analysts gave a few price targets for BLD. The most optimistic analyst gave a price target of 61, implying a possible profit of 16.43 percent. The most pessimistic analyst gave a price target of 54, which equates to a potential downside of 3.07 percent. Note that investment analysts can be biased in their reporting on companies's ratings and price targets.

Over the past month, analysts have revised their estimates for this quarter's earnings, with a net average change of 0 percent. That number becomes 4.42 percent if we expand the time horizon to include the past 3 months instead of just one. Meanwhile, fiscal year estimates have been revised upwards by 0 percent, compared to last month. Expanding the time horizon to 3 months, the average change in fiscal year estimates becomes 7.2 percent.

Another thing investors often look at is the level of agreement among analysts' revisions. Over the past month, 0 analysts increased their quarterly estimates, while 0 analysts made negative revisions. During this time, 0 analysts made positive revisions in their estimates for this fiscal year's earnings, while 0 analysts decreased their estimates.

BLD has an estimated earnings growth rate of 69.04 percent as forecasted by analysts. Another measure frequently examined by investors is the PEG ratio. A lower PEG ratio is favorable, because that is often interpreted as the company being fairly priced relative to its growth rate. People often look for the PEG ratio to be under 1, but many choose to perform ratio comparisons with other companies in the industry. BLD has a PEG ratio of 0.48.

BLD has a 52-week high of 55.30 and a 52-week low of 28.81. Currently the stock is 81.85 percent higher than its low, and 5.26 percent lower than its 52-week high. BLD has a P/E ratio of 33.3. Investors typically compare the P/E ratio to a company's peers in the industry. The BLD value stock report compares BLD to some of its peers using value stock charts. The stock has a market capitalization of $1.94 billion. BLD's next earnings release will be on 0000-00-00, which is days away.